Personal Information

California School of Professional Psychology

Clinical Psychology

San Francisco Beach St Campus

Associate Professor

Associate Professor

Alliant International University San Francisco
One Beach Street, Suite 100
San Francisco CA 94133-1221

415-955-2194

Courses, Research Interests, Publications

Intercultural Awareness Development

Psychometrics, Statistics, and Research Design

Research Proposal Design

Acculturation and identity development processes as well as their relations to adjustment and help-seeking; the interface of counseling and the Internet, including online mutual help and self-help; Asian-American mental health

Chang, T., & Kwan, K.L.K. (2008). Asian American ethnic and racial identity. In A. Alvarez & N. Tewari (Eds.), Asian American psychology. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum.

Chang, T., & Subramaniam, P.R. (2008). Asian and Pacific Islander American Men's Help-Seeking: Understanding the Roles of Cultural Values and Beliefs, Gender Roles, and Racial Stereotypes. International Journal of Men's Health, 7, 121-136.

Yeh, C. J., Chang, T., Kowalewska-Spelliscy, D., Drost, C.M., Srivastava, D. & Chiang. L. (2008). Development, content, process and outcome of an online peer supervision group for counselor trainees. Computers in Human Behavior, 24, 2889-2903.

Liu, W., & Chang, T. (2006). Asian American men. In F. Leong, A. Inman, A. Ebreo, L. Yang, L. Kinoshita, & M. Fu (Eds.), Handbook of Asian American psychology. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Chang, T. (2005). Online counseling: Prioritizing psychoeducation, self-help, and mutual help for counseling psychology research and practice. Counseling Psychologist, 33, 881-890.

Sciarra, D., Chang, T., McLean, R, & Wong, D. (2005). White racial identity and attitudes toward people with disabilities. Journal of Multicultural Counseling and Development, 33, 232-242.

Bowe, F.G., McMahon, B.T., Chang, T., & Louvi, I. (2005). Workplace Discrimination, Deafness and Hearing Impairment: The National EEOC ADA Research Project. Work, 25, 19-25

Chang, T., Tracey, T., & Moore, T. (2005). The structure of Asian American acculturation: An examination of prototypes. Self and Identity, 4, 25-43. (Email Dr. Chang for reprint)

Chang, T, & Chang, R. (2004). Counseling and the Internet: Asian American and Asian International College Students' Attitudes Toward Seeking On-line Professional Psychological Help. Journal of College Counseling, 7, 140-150.

Yeh, C. J., & Chang, T. (2004). Understanding the multidimensionality and heterogeneity of the Asian American experience. [Review of the book Asian American psychology: The science of lives in context]. Contemporary Psychology: APA Review of Books, 49, 583-586.

Chang, T., & Yeh, C.J. (2003). Using On-line Groups to Provide Support to Asian American Men: Racial, Cultural, Gender, and Treatment Issues. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 34, 634-643.

Chang, T., Yeh, C.J., & Krumboltz, J. (2001). Process and outcome evaluation of an electronic support group for Asian American men. Journal of Counseling Psychology, 48, 319-329.

Yeh, C. J., Inose, M., & Kobori, A., Chang, T. (2001). Self and coping among college students in Japan. Journal of College Student Development, 42, 242-256.

Chang, T., & Ramchandani, K. (2008, August). Does Web-Based Psychoeducation Change Help-Seeking Attitudes and Stigma? Poster to be presented at the 2008 Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, Boston, MA.

Chang, T., Pade, H., & Bourg, E.F. (2007, August). Using the "love chain" method to teach Asian-Western cultural differences. Poster presented at the 2007 Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, San Francisco, CA.

Wong, R., & Chang, T. (2007, August). Development of the Stereotypes of Asian American Endorsement Scale. Poster presented at the 2007 Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, San Francisco, CA.

Chang, T., Yeh, C.J., Ma, W.P., Shea, M., & Shin, S. (2006, August). Racial, cultural, and economic determinants of Asian American parents' educational expectations of their children. Poster presented at the 2006 Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, New Orleans, LA.

Chang, R., Wang, Y., Lo, O.Y., & Chang, T. (2006, August). Dementia and depression screening of Chinese elderly in a community senior center. Poster presented at the 2006 Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, New Orleans, LA.

Chang, T., Yeh, C. J., Shea, M., & Xin, T. (2005, August). Chinese students attitudes towards professional psychological help-seeking and career counseling. Poster presented at the 2005 Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, Washington D.C.

Chang, T., & Tracey, T.J.G. (2005, August). Relation of Asian American ethnic identity to complexity about self and others. Poster presented at the 2005 Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, Washington D.C.

Chang, T. (2004, July). Validity of the Visible Racial/Ethnic Group Members Identity Attitudes Scale for an Asian American College Student Population. In A. Alvarez (Chair), Asian Americans: Dealing with race, racism and identity. Symposium presented at the 2004 Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, Honolulu, Hawaii.

Chang, R., & Chang, T. (2004, July). Somatic symptom expression among Chinese American college students. Poster presented at the 2004 Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, Honolulu, Hawaii.

Chang, T. (2003, August). The relation of Asian American racial identity to cultural orientation, identity, and racism-related stress: Implications for racial identity development. In T. Chang (Chair), Multidimensional Asian American identities: Negotiating personal, familial, and social contexts. Symposium presented at the 2003 Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, Toronto, Canada.

Yeh, C. J., Chang, T., Arora, A., Kim, A.B., & Xin, T. (2003, August). Development of the Collectivistic Coping Scale: Report from six studies. Poster presented at the 2003 Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, Toronto, Canada.

Sciarra, D., Chang, T., McLean, R, & Wong, D. (2002, March). Racial identity development and attitudes towards persons with disabilities. Poster presented at the 2002 Annual Conference of the American Counseling Association, New Orleans, LA.

Chang, T., Fong, C., Fu, M., Fukuyama, M., & Alvarez, A. (2002, August). Mentoring for Asian American psychologists in the 21st century. Symposium presented at the 2002 National Convention of the Asian American Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.

Chang, T., Ng, G., & Kim, N.Y. (2002, August). Asian American ethnic identity and its relations with culture and race. Poster presented at the 2002 Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.

Chang, T., Chang, R., & Kim, N.-Y. (2002, August). College students' on-line help-seeking attitudes and behaviors. Poster presented at the 2002 Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.

Chang, T. (2001, August). Using on-line support groups to explore Asian American masculinities. In W.M. Liu (Chair), The lives of Asian American men: Exploring their cultural values, experiences in on-line support groups, and racial identity. Symposium presented at the 2001 National Convention of the Asian American Psychological Association, San Francisco, CA.

Chang, T., & Chang, R. (2001, August). Asian American and Asian international college students' attitudes toward seeking on-line professional psychological help. Poster presented at the 2001 National Convention of the Asian American Psychological Association, San Francisco, CA.

Chang, T. (2000, August). Relation of Asian American ethnic identity achievement to ethnic-specific and global measures of adjustment. Poster presented at the 2000 Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, Washington, DC.

Chang, T., Yeh, C.J., Krumboltz, J., Hwang, J., Fischer, C., & Kobori, A. (1999, August). Discourse analysis of an electronic support group for Asian American men. Poster presented at the 1999 Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, Boston, MA.

Academic History and Background

BA Psychology/Pre-Med, University of Texas at Austin

PhD, AM Clinical/Community Psychology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1999

Asian American Psychological Association Early Career Award, 2006

VPM Online Mental Health Research Award, 2000

Asian American Psychological Association (Board Member), 2004-2006

Society for the Psychological Study of Ethnic Minority Issues (APA, Division 45)

American Psychological Association

Society of Counseling Psychology (APA, Division 17)

Professional Practice and Community Service

Consulting in the areas of research, statistics, online support

Program evaluation